Finland's Kimmo Kurko opened the hand with a raise to 425 in the middle position. Action folded to Mike "Timex" McDonald in the small blind and he made the call. Team PokerStars Pro Ana Marquez also called in the big blind and they went three-handed into the flop.
The board ran out , and Kurko continued with a bet of 550. McDonald answered with a call while Marquez folded her hand. McDonald checked when the rolled over on the turn and Kurko did the same.
McDonald then showed some initiative by betting 2,225 on the river which payed off as Kurko folded his cards giving the pot away to McDonald.